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Table 1 Demographics of participants and their homes. (n = 20 homes)

From: Evaluation of the Home Environment Assessment for the Visually Impaired (HEAVI): an instrument designed to quantify fall-related hazards in the visually impaired

Variable Result
Age, mean (SD) 63.1 (18.8)
Age, years, range 34–92
Male, n (%) 5 (25.0%)
Race, n (%)
 White 18 (90.0%)
 African-American 2 (10.0%)
Education in years, mean (SD) 15.6 (2.6)
Lives alone, n (%) 8 (40.0%)
Married, n (%) 9 (45.0%)
Employed, n (%) 9 (45.0%)
Dwelling type, n (%)
 House 13 (65.0%)
 Apartment 7 (35.0%)
Housing status, n (%)
 Own 16 (88.9%)
 Rent 2 (11.1%)
Number of floors, n (SD) 2.1 (0.9)
Number of rooms, n (SD) 4.4 (1.2)
Housing size, square feet, mean (SD) 2,202 (877)a
  1. aData unavailable for seven homes
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